Kritzman Family History

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Kritzman Name Meaning

German (Kritzmann): topographic name for someone living near a cross (see Kreutzer). German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a gristmiller, from Middle High German grütze, Yiddish grits ‘grits’ + Middle High German, Yiddish man ‘man’. Jewish: elaborated form of Kritz.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Weitzman, Krizman, Rittman, Kreitzman, Ritzman, Rozman, Kreitman

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Kritzman Family Origin

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Kritzman Family Occupations

What did your Kritzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kritzman. 20% of Kritzman men worked as a Farmer and 36% of Kritzman women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kritzman were Carpenter and Farming

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Salesgirl
  • Farming

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kritzman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kritzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kritzman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 220 immigration records available for the last name Kritzman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 224 military records available for the last name Kritzman. For the veterans among your Kritzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kritzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Kritzman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kritzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Kritzman in 1963 was 79, and 72 in 2004.

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